Accession Number : ADA274531

Title :   Report of the Defense Science Board Task Force on Aircraft Assessment.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : DEFENSE SCIENCE BOARD WASHINGTON DC

Report Date : FEB 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 31

Abstract : The Defense Science Board Task Force on Aircraft Assessment was convened to respond to the direction received from Congress in the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1993, (Public Law 102-484). The Authorization Act requested the Defense Science Board address two issues that are related to the DoD Tactical Aviation Modernization Program. The two issues pertain to (1) potential common aircraft/avionics for use by the Navy and Air Force for parallel missions, and (2) technical risk assessments for the F-22, F/A-18E/F and A/F-X aircraft

Descriptors :   *JET FIGHTERS, *AIR SUPERIORITY FIGHTERS, *TASK FORCES, *PROTOTYPES, OPERATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS, AVIONICS, SUPERSONIC AIRCRAFT, ATTACK AIRCRAFT, FLIGHT TESTING, MILITARY PLANNING, MILITARY PROCUREMENT.

Subject Categories : Attack and Fighter Aircraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE